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What are the fees for Parts I, II, III and Physiotherapy?
Exam Fee/ Retake Fee
Part I $685
Part II $685
Individual subjects (Part I/Part II) $335
Part III $685
Physiotherapy $425

You may withdraw from or reschedule your computer-based testing appointment using the Prometric scheduling tool. You must make changes prior to published deadlines. Please contact the NBCE at 800-964-6223 to discuss withdrawal options. After published deadlines, you may not make any changes to your appointment and the NBCE will issue no refunds.

What is the fee for the Part IV Exam?
Exam Fee/ Retake Fee Refund for Withdrawal
Part IV $1535 $1,075

Exam withdrawal requests must meet published deadlines in order to receive partial refund. If you decide to withdraw from an exam, submit an Exam Withdrawal Form.

How do I transfer to another administration?

Examinees may  withdraw from or reschedule their Parts I, II, III, Physiotherapy computer-based exams using the Prometric scheduling tool. After published deadlines, you may not make any changes to your appointment and the NBCE will issue no refunds.

If you wish to withdraw from the Part IV Exam, submit a Exam Withdrawal request. The NBCE must receive your request by the published deadline. The NBCE will issue a partial refund if your request is received after the Part IV application deadline, but prior to the withdrawal deadline.

What are the fees to change a test site?

Examinees may reschedule their Parts I, II, III, and/or Physiotherapy computer-based exams using the Prometric scheduling tool. After published deadlines, you may not make any changes to your appointment and the NBCE will issue no refunds.

Due to complex scheduling requirements, the NBCE cannot accept test site changes for the Part IV Exam. If you cannot test at your assigned site, you may withdraw from the exam and receive a partial refund. Please use the Exam Withdrawal form to request a partial refund.

What are the fees for SPEC and Acupuncture?

Effective January 2018

Exam Fee/ Retake Fee Refund for Withdrawal Hand Grading Fee
SPEC $1,500 $1,200 N/A
Acupuncture $750 $600 N/A

Requests to withdraw from an exam must meet published deadlines in order to be eligible for a partial refund. E-mail your request to records@nbce.org.

What is the fee for the Florida Chiropractic Laws and Rules Exam?

The fee for the Florida Chiropractic Rules and Laws Exam is $95.

What are the fees for the Oregon Chiropractic Licensing Exams?

The Obstetrics, Gynecology and Genitourinary (OGG) and Minor Surgery and Proctology (MSP) Examinations are required by the state of Oregon. The fees for these exams are:

  • OGG and MSP (both exams) $150
  • OGG only (Retake) $85
  • MSP only (Retake) $85
What are the fees for sample tests?
Examination
Fee
Retake
Fee
Refund for
Withdrawal
Number of
Questions
Each Part I subject $15
per subject
$15
per subject
N/A 50
each subject
Each Part II subject $15
per subject
$15
per subject
N/A 50
each subject
Part III $20 $20 N/A 69
Physiotherapy $15 $15 N/A 50
Part IV N/A N/A N/A N/A
SPEC $15 $15 N/A 50
Acupuncture $15 $15 N/A 25

Sample tests must be completed at time of purchase.